Ron Behrens, MD, FRCP
Honorary Consultant in Tropical and Travel Medicine
Hospitals for Tropical Diseases
London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
RB is an author of a number of references cited in this topic.
Dr Ron Behrens would like to gratefully acknowledge Mariyam Mirfenderesky, Dr Signe Maj Sorensen, Dr Joanna Allen, Dr Simon Warren, and Dr Behzad Nadjm, previous contributors to this topic.
MM, SMS, JA, and SW declare that they have no competing interests. BN is an author of a reference cited in this topic.
Blaise Genton, MD
Head of the Travel Clinic
Consultant of Tropical and Travel Medicine
Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute
BG has received a research grant from Novartis Pharma to assess the impact of the introduction of artemether-lumefantrine (Novartis) as first-line treatment for uncomplicated malaria on mortality of children under 5 years old in 2 districts in Tanzania and travel grants from Novartis Pharma to present the results of the study above. BG is an author of a reference cited in this topic.
David Sullivan, MD
Malaria Research Institute and Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
DS has received royalties from antigen provision for a diagnostic test to Inverness. DS with Johns Hopkins University has patents on diagnostic tests that do not require blood.
Walther H. Wernsdorfer, MD
Institute of Specific Prophylaxis and Tropical Medicine
Medical University of Vienna
WHW declares that he has no competing interests.